Bring Meaning to Work and Purpose to Spirituality
That is the overall impression left in me after reading David Brooks’ “The Social Animal”.
As usual, David Brooks demonstrated both intimate knowledge and masterful skills of depicting the contemporary American upper-middle class: their upbringing, aspirations, anxieties, strengths and weaknesses. The two main characters, Harold and Erica, grew up from different social backgrounds but ended up on the same economic scale through the familiar route of meritocracy in this…Continue
Added by Yan Song on August 30, 2015 at 4:28pm — No Comments
The Financial Times Beijing Bureau chief recently published a commentary praising the Chinese central banker, Zhou Xiaochuan, for successfully devaluating the Chinese currency without suffering internal political persecution or causing an international currency war. This is a remarkable feat given the intense pressures he is facing both domestically and internationally, from two…Continue
Added by Yan Song on August 23, 2015 at 3:02pm — No Comments